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Facebook temporarily suspends Candace Owens over post about ‘liberal supremacy’

Facebook temporarily suspended – then restored — conservative commentator Candace Owens’s account this week after she posted about the “liberal supremacy” threat to black Americans. Continue reading

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ISIS still uses Instagram to promote jihad and provoke terror attacks, study says

ISIS extremists still use Instagram “to promote jihad and incite support for terror attacks on the West,” according to an investigation by British newspaper The Daily Telegraph. However, Instagram maintains terrorists aren’t welcomed on the platform as… Continue reading

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Farrakhan insists he doesn’t hate Jews, says his ideas labeled ‘dangerous’ because people can research them

Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan defended himself Thursday after Facebook banned him earlier in the week, saying he’s doesn’t hate Jewish people, women or the LGBT community. Continue reading

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Tech giants rethink the businesses that made them big

Google, Facebook Inc. and other tech giants have long tinkered with ways to grow outside the core businesses they dominate. Now those efforts are becoming urgent. Continue reading

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Trump slams censorship on social media, gives shoutout to James Woods: We’re monitoring closely!

President Trump took to Twitter on Friday evening and slammed social media censorship in reaction to Facebook’s recent crackdown of conspiracy theorists, a prominent anti-Semite, and other far-right figures, saying that he’s “monitoring and watching cl… Continue reading

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Compagno: Facebook bans are a ‘farce,’ attempts to virtue signal

Emily Compagno, co-host of “The Five,” suggested on Friday that Facebook banned a host of controversial figures — author Milo Yiannopoulos, Infowars founder Alex Jones, and Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan — because the platform wanted to distrac… Continue reading

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‘The View’ tackles Facebook banning voices, says it’s a “slippery slope”

Louis Farrakhan, Alex Jones and Milo Yiannopoulos were banned from both Facebook and Instagram yesterday, a move that “The View” cohost Sunny Hostin says makes her “uncomfortable.” Continue reading

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Facebook will be overrun by dead people within 50 years, researchers say

Facebook has a grave problem. Continue reading

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New tool shows how Facebook and Google track you

A new tool shows how the biggest social media companies track you, right down to your device’s battery level and email you’ve sent. Continue reading

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Justin Haskins: Conservatives should stand up to Facebook and other left-wing social media giants

Conservatives and libertarians are facing a monumental, existential threat from social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube. Continue reading

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Facebook slammed for not taking action against ICE for alleged phony videos

The Electronic Frontier Foundation is calling on Facebook to escalate action against fake accounts set up by law enforcement to nap immigration violators. Continue reading

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Facebook investigated by New York AG over email harvesting

New York is investigating Facebook over what it called the “unauthorized collection” of 1.5 million users’ email address books. Continue reading

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Top Dem says Zuckerberg should be held ‘individually liable’ for Facebook privacy breaches

A top Democrat on Tuesday called for the Federal Trade Commission to hold Facebook chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg “individually liable for the company’s repeated violations of Americans’ privacy,” and charged that Zuckerberg’s status as majority shar… Continue reading

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Arthur Milikh: How Big Tech uses ‘freedom of expression’ to quash free speech

Big Tech wants America to conform to their moral assertions about the purpose of speech. Continue reading

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Facebook stored millions of Instagram passwords in plain text

Facebook on Thursday revealed that it accidentally stored “millions” of Instagram user passwords in plain text. Continue reading

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Social media services blocked in Sri Lanka after deadly attacks, group says

Sri Lankan authorities have blocked most social media services in the country following attacks that killed more than 200 people on Easter, according to officials and a group that monitors Internet censorship. Continue reading

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Australia could jail social media execs for showing violence

Australia’s Parliament passed legislation on Thursday that could imprison social media executives if their platforms stream real violence such as the New Zealand mosque shootings. Continue reading

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Facebook says it’s putting new restrictions on livestreaming

Two weeks after a crazed gunman broadcast himself slaughtering 50 people in New Zealand on Facebook, the social network giant says it’s putting in new restrictions on livestreaming. Continue reading

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